[Buildroot] [PATCH] Makefile: unset MAKEFLAGS

Samuel Martin s.martin49 at gmail.com
Sun Jul 7 20:09:55 UTC 2013

Hi Thomas,

2013/7/7 Thomas Petazzoni <thomas.petazzoni at free-electrons.com>:
> Dear Samuel Martin,
> On Sun,  7 Jul 2013 20:42:19 +0200, Samuel Martin wrote:
>> MAKEFLAGS can carry options that make Buildroot failed, eg. '-jN'.
>> To avoid this, unset the MAKEFLAGS environment variable.
> Does unsetting MAKEFLAGS really allows to prevent top-level parallel
> build on Buildroot?
It does, but as Peter points out, this also disables some other
options we don't want to see disabled.
So, forget about this patch.

> Or does it only prevents MAKEFLAGS from leaking to
> the sub-make calls that we do to build packages?
> Thomas
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